I feel like instead of a spoiler warning, i should just tell you that, as with most of morgan spurlock's shock-documentaries, you'll probably walk away from super size me 2: holy chicken shivering with disgust and wondering how you can go on living in a world as gross and inhumane as ours who can. I have clipped down the movie, supersize me into an essential 2 minutes for grade-school classrooms it answers the question very practically, what happens if i eat too much junk food let's face it grade-school kids, even when healthy choices are in front of them, don't make the healthy choices. Morgan spurlock's latest documentary, his follow-up to his 2004 hit super size me, will not premiere at the sundance film festival as planned the remaining partners in spurlock's production company said friday that they pulled super size me 2: holy chicken from the january sundance slate in the. Some of you may remember the 2004 documentary super size me which depicts filmmaker morgan spurlock eating three meals from mcdonalds every single day for 30 days and always supersizing the meal whenever suggested by a mcdonald's employee by the end of the 30 day fast food spree,.
Super size me movie reviews & metacritic score: why are americans so fat find out in super size me, a tongue in-cheek - and burger in hand -- look at the le. Read super size me reviews from kids and teens on common sense media become a member to write your own review.
Los angeles: super size me's morgan spurlock has been sued over his admission of sexual harassment and misconduct turner entertainment networks (ten) filed a lawsuit against spurlock in los angeles on tuesday, claiming his confession scuppered a project about women's issues they were due to.
Amidst all the controversy this film has generated, it's safe to say one thing: very few viewers are likely to visit a fast-food restaurant immediately after seeing this movieis morgan spurlock's super size me an attack on mcdonald's not directly. Some of the techniques used to persuade in this film provide useful information for communication scholars this paper will focus primarily on the film super size me, but will also look at media coverage of the film from newsweek, usa today, the economist, business week, time magazine and people.
Super size me is a 2004 american documentary film directed by and starring morgan spurlock, an american independent filmmaker spurlock's film follows a 30-day period from february 1 to march 2, 2003, during which he ate only mcdonald's food the film documents this lifestyle's drastic effect on spurlock's physical. His latest endeavor, awkwardly titled super size me 2: holy chicken, places spurlock at the center of the film once again but this time, his mostly, however, we're reminded that fast food is still bad for you and that big-box eateries are very crafty about convincing consumers otherwise the first forty.
Super size me is a lively and accessible account of director morgan spurlock's attempt to spend 30 days eating nothing but mcdonald's food-for super size me might not be on the poster of such a documentary, but in its attempts to convince us that it's proving anything at all, it certainly could be an exhibit. Remember the 2004 documentary super size me you know: random guy stuffs his face with big macs and mcgriddles every day for a month, feels terrible, gains a bunch of weight well, the man behind the film (and its star), morgan spurlock, is once again challenging the fast food industry this time, though, he's doing it. The answer is obvious, to the point that the question sounds insane, and one reason it's obvious is that morgan spurlock's “super size me,” back in 2004 to make their food healthier, constructing a massive propaganda campaign designed to protect their brand by convincing people that mcdonald's had.